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L'Orange Bistro

29 Ambroise Fafard, Baie-St-Paul, Quebec, Canada
418-240-1197
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Ranked #13 of 32 Restaurants in Baie-St-Paul
Price range: $20 - $39
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Diner, French, Continental, Canadian
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: L'orange Bistro is located in the heart of Baie Saint Paul.The restaurant is in a victorian style building which is more than 150 years old.The restaurant has been opened since 1999, our new Chef is proud to use mainly fresh local produce with a personal touch.There is no dress code.Friendly relaxed atmosphere
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  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
San Francisco
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147 reviews 147 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I had a good home made pea soup, mussels in a mustard sauce and a chocolate dessert. All were very good but the dessert was excellent. The wine list had a variety of offerings at reasonable prices. The service was excellent. It is in a nice old building with simple decor but cosy. Ample parking next door. A do again.

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Ottawa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Despite its reputation for artisanal foods, you will have trouble getting anything better than an ordinary meal in the Charlevoix region. L'Orange is among the handful we would trust, but in an awkward sort of way. The menu is different and seems artfullly considered, but somehow didn't have a lot that seemed appealing tonight. For our recent meal, somehow the... More 

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Ottawa
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59 reviews 59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Having just spent 6 nights in the area, we tried as many restaurants as we could while we were there. On one of those nights, we went to l'Orange Bistro. RESERVATION NEEDED? SURE To play it safe, we called about an hour before we went to ensure they would have space and made a reservation. When we got there, the... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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468 reviews 468 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
935 helpful votes 935 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We picked this Baie St Paul resto for its beautiful curb appeal. It did not disappoint. Appetizers of fried calamari with parmesan cheese and balsamic reduction and Charlevoix Angus beef tartar were great for starters. My main dish of salmon filet with rice,vegetables and orange sauce was perfectly cooked. Nice elegant ambience inside. Friendly prompt service. Lovely restaurant in this... More 

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Palamos, Spain
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140 reviews 140 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Conveniently on the way back from Tadoussac, we stopped for dinner on a lovely evening, but without previous TA research. NOT a good idea. The outdoor patio was nice, but the traffic was less pleasant (our fault for choosing outside). The food was passable. But it took forever for the order to be taken and as long again for the... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We spent three days in Baie-St-Paul and tried many of this town restaurant (see my other reviews) This was the best restaurant. I had a Migneron (a local cheese) fondant as an appetizer. It was a very good dish, but a bit too sugary for my taste (there was possibly too much balsamic reduction on my plate). Then, I had... More 

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San Diego, California
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113 reviews 113 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Had eaten previously at this restaurant and was quite impressed with the food and surrounding...so a return visit. Again the food was superb and service professional.

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Saint-Hubert, Quebec, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We only had a glass of wine and a bear because the menu did not have anything a vegetarian of a vegan would enjoy.

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Ottawa, Canada
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326 reviews 326 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

The local micro brew was $10 a pint ($2 more than down the road). I had a penne with mushrooms, a mystery meat (I just forget what I ordered), local cheese. The paste was firm and the dish tasted fine. My wife had a salad with sausage. She liked it. The room had a nice atmosphere. The service was very... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Lovely afternoon meal. Traditional fare on the patio complemented with a pint from the local micro-brasserie (brewery). Portions are generous and the food imbues a spirit of fusion that one would not expect. The local picnic plate featured lovely local charcuterie and fromage. Worth the trip.

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Additional Information about L'Orange Bistro

Address: 29 Ambroise Fafard, Baie-St-Paul, Quebec, Canada
Phone Number: 418-240-1197
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Baie-St-Paul
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 39
Cuisine: Diner, French, Continental, Canadian

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